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Job Details

Processing Operator - Chemical Processing

Posted on Apr 26, 2021 by National Silicates

  • Location Whitecourt, AB
  • Earnings $75,000.00 annually
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date May 10, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

National Silicates

Languages

English

Education

College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 3 months to less than 1 year

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Additional Skills

  • Write production logs
  • Participate in safety audits and programs

Specific Skills

  • Adjust equipment, valves, pumps and controls and process equipment
  • Shut down, isolate and prepare process units or production equipment for maintenance
  • Sample products, perform tests and record data
  • Rotate between different processing units during shift cycles
  • Provide emergency response when required
  • Operate electronic or computerized control panel from a central control room
  • Monitor outside process equipment
  • Monitor and optimize physical and chemical process for several processing units
  • Develop operator procedures for normal operation, start-up or shut-down
  • Control process start-up, shut-down and troubleshooting
  • Carry out statistical process control on process operations
  • Ensure adherence to safety regulations

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Medical exam
  • Criminal record check

Work Site Environment

  • At heights
  • Noisy
  • Odours
  • Dusty
  • Hot

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Public transportation is not available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

Remote location

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

May 10, 2021

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Processing Operator - Chemical Processing is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Petroleum, Gas and Chemical Process Operators
OBJECTIVE

Interest in controlling process start-up, shut-down and troubleshooting; and in operating electronic or computerized control panels from a central control room; and in shutting down, isolating and preparing process units or production equipment for maintenance

INNOVATIVE

Interest in analyzing information to develop operator procedures for normal operations, start-up and shut-down of units; and in participating in safety audits and programs, and in providing emergency response when required

directive

Interest in speaking with team members and trainees to authorize or co-sign maintenance work orders; in ensuring adherence to safety and environmental regulations; may work in a team with shared supervisory responsibilities and participate in training other workers

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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